B. Eng (Elec), J.D (Hons 1), MIP
MOBILE: +61 435 914 591
Masters of Industrial Property, 2011
Registered Trade Marks Attorney, 2008
Juris Doctor (Hons 1), 2007
B. Eng (Elec), 1995
ACCOLADES AND HONORS
Recommended Lawyer – 2020 listing of Leading Queensland Intellectual Property Lawyers – Doyles Guide
Recommended Lawyer – 2018 listing of Leading Queensland Intellectual Property Lawyers – Doyles Guide
Former Director of the Australian Information Security Association (AISA)
Former Director of the au Domain Administration Ltd (auDA)
Fellow of The Institute of Patent and Trade Marks Attorneys of Australia
Fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia
Nicole has degrees in Law (1st Class Honours) and Electrical Engineering, holds a Masters of Industrial Property and is a registered Australian Trade Marks Attorney.
Before entering the law she worked in the IT industry for 10 years which allows her to take into account the wider practical impact on her client’s businesses.
She is a member of the Australian Information Security Association, Engineers Australia, the Australian Computer Society and the Intellectual Property Association of Australia and New Zealand.
She is a former director of auDA, a 2015 auDA Names panel member and is a fellow of the Governance Institute of Australia.
Nicole grew up in Cairns and Townsville and studied secondary school in Toowoomba and Brisbane.
Over the last 10+ years Nicole has provided both preemptive and reactive advice to clients in all economic and legal positions. She has run and won numerous proceedings involving intellectual property infringement, confidential information theft and information security. Check below to see if she has run cases like yours before.
Recommended Lawyer – 2018 listing of Leading Queensland Intellectual Property Lawyers – Doyles Guide.
Nicole helps clients enforce, protect and defend their intellectual property rights in a cost effective and efficient manner.
She has broad experience in the information, communications and technology sectors and has advised some of the world’s largest software, mining, food production and technology companies in all aspects of their intellectual property: